Alexandre Bouchard-Côté Wins 2018 PIMS | UBC Mathematical Sciences Young Faculty Award

  • Date: 01/16/2019

Alexandre Bouchard-Côté Wins 2018 PIMS - UBC Mathematical Sciences Young Faculty Award

 

  

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) is pleased to announce Dr. Alexandre Bouchard-Côté as the recipient of the 2018 Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences - UBC Mathematical Sciences Young Faculty Award.

Dr. Alexandre Bouchard-Côté is an Associate Professor of Statistics with a research focus on computational statistics/statistical machine learning, and specifically, in the mathematical side of the subject as well as in applications in linguistics and biology. He received his PhD in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2010 under the supervision of Michael Jordan and Dan Klein and has since received numerous awards, including the Tweedie, Google Faculty and Martha Piper Awards.

As the recipient of this award, Dr. Bouchard-Côté will receive $1000 and will give an invited colloquium at UBC on November 15, 2019.

Congratulations Alexandre!

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